Blue Growth

The Blue Growth Working Group is focused on providing support to R&I regional strategies and priorities on blue growth. Foster participation in EU initiatives and programmes, taking into account S3, KET and sea basin strategies. 

Katie Cavell
Cornwall Brussels Representative
Eleni Hatziyanni
Aki Ishiwa
Eu policy officer
Sylwia Skwara
Senior Policy Officer for Innovation

Next Working Group

Norway House, Rue Archimede 17
We are pleased to announce the first Blue Growth WG meeting of the year which will take place on Wednesday 16th May in the afternoon (venue tbc). The meeting will focus on exploring upcoming funding calls for Blue Growth projects in various funding programmes, as well as look into other EC financing schemes. Furthermore, we will arrange an informal match-making/project pitching session to encourage project development amongst ERRIN members.   We are arranging the meeting in connection with #...

Last Working Group Meeting

Blue Circular Economy WG

Friday, 15 September, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:30
Norway House, Rue Archimède 17, Brussels
The next BIO and BIG joint WG will take place on 15th September and will focus on blue circular economy. We are very pleased to welcome, Dario Dubolino, DG mare A2, introducing the meeting with an overview over the Circular Blue Economy. The meeting will be dedicated to innovative technologies/methods/products and research on how to maximise and protect marine resources. We will begin with a presentatin by DG RTD to describe the European framework, regulations and state of play in the blue...
latest presentation & Posts

MISSION: Plastic Free Oceans

The European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Costal Areas supports an 

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

I&I WG: Investment Platforms


The I&I WG is please to invite you to a WG meeting on Investment Platforms

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Europe: the Ocean and Feeding the World

At the rate that the world population is growing, more and healthy food will be need by 2050.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018


#BlueInvest2018 is a matchmaking event, organised by the European Commission,

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Blue Growth WG - New Blue Project Opportunities

We are pleased to announce the first Blue Growth WG meeting of the year which will take

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

EU sustainable energy week


Monday, June 04, 2018

Financing the Circular Bioeconomy

An EIB study, published in June 2017

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Coastal Tourism Network Kick-off

The municipality of Varde, Denmark hereby invites you to a kick-off for a new coastal tourism

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Information Meeting for Maritime Stakeholders

The next stop for our European Maritime Day cruise is on 31st

Monday, October 09, 2017

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